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56, Queen Anne Street W1

A Grade II Listed Building in City of Westminster, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5179 / 51°31'4"N

Longitude: -0.149 / 0°8'56"W

OS Eastings: 528530

OS Northings: 181508

OS Grid: TQ285815

Mapcode National: GBR BB.Q1

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.C3LQ

Entry Name: 56, Queen Anne Street W1

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227348

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425084

Location: Westminster, London, W1G

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: Marylebone High Street

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Marylebone

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2881 NE CITY OF WESTMINSTER QUEEN ANNE STREET, Wl
45/126 (north side)
No 56
5.2.70
G.V. II
Terraced town house. 1760s (with some early to mid C19 alterations),Portland
Estate development. Red brick with rusticated stucco ground floor. 4 storeys
(including stock brick attic storey), on basement. 4 windows wide. Semicircular
arched doorway in 2nd bay from left with vermiculated rustications carried in
to concave reveals, panelled door and radial fanlight with inset lantern;
delicate cast iron early to mid C19 trellis spandrel porch on slender cast iron
columns. Recessed ground floor sashes with vermiculated keystones; recessed
French windows to 1st floor, sashes to 2nd floor and casements to attic, all
under flat gauged arches and with stuccoed reveals. Plat band finishing off
ground floor stuccowork, painted stone moulded cornice over 2nd floor; parapet
with coping. Early to mid C19 loop patterned cast iron balcony,on console
brackets carried forward over porch, across 1st floor and geometric patterned
cast iron balconettes to 2nd floor. Foliated pommel finialed area railings.
Cornet rainwater head to right. Interior retains some good 1760s plasterwork as
well as early C19 mouldings, stone geometrical staircase with wrought iron
balustrade, marble chimneypieces; etc.


Listing NGR: TQ2852881510

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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